H.R. 5344 (112th): To prevent and respond to hazing incidents involving members of the Armed Forces, and for other purposes.


May 7, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 7, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Judy Chu

Representative for California's 32nd congressional district



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Last Updated: May 7, 2012
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About the bill

Summary (CRS)

5/7/2012--Introduced.Directs the Secretary of Defense (DOD) (Secretary) to:(1) assess and develop a uniform definition of hazing, applicable to members of the Armed Forces (members), for inclusion in the Uniform Code ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 7, 2012

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5344”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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